How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

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How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk  
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AuthorAdele Faber, Elaine Mazlish
IllustratorKimberly Ann Coe
CountryUnited States
Publication date1980

A classic book on strategies for improving communication between parents and children. Includes examples of interactions in comic-strip form.
Other books on similar topics by the same authors include Siblings Without Rivalry and How to Talk So Kids Can Learn.


  1. Helping Children Deal with Their Feelings
  2. Encouraging Cooperation
  3. Alternatives to Punishment
  4. Encouraging Autonomy
  5. Praise
  6. Freeing Children from Playing Their Role
  7. Putting It All Together


  • I love the little comics and the stories of real people used in the book. They make the concepts that are being taught in the book very accessible and easy to understand. This book is great for learning good communication techniques, not just to use with children, but with other people in general. - Julia (MontessoriAdmin)

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